H.R.791 - End Government Shutdowns Act116th Congress (2019-2020)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Balderson, Troy [R-OH-12] (Introduced 01/25/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Appropriations|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/25/2019 Referred to the House Committee on Appropriations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.791 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/25/2019)
End Government Shutdowns Act
This bill provides continuing appropriations to prevent a government shutdown if any appropriations measure for a fiscal year has not been enacted before the fiscal year begins or a joint resolution making continuing appropriations is not in effect.
For an initial 120-day period, the bill provides appropriations to continue programs, projects, and activities for which funds were provided in the preceding fiscal year. The bill reduces the continuing appropriations by 1% after the first 120-day period and by an additional 1% for each subsequent 90-day period until the applicable appropriations legislation is enacted.